Academic/Student Support Associate 5 (Student Services)

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Jackson is currently accepting applications for an Academic Student Support Associate 5. This is a full-time/non-exempt position with paid holidays, insurance and retirement.  Position will be located on the main campus in Jackson.


General Duties:

  • Responsible for all student enrollment and reporting related duties, including: registration, maintenance of student records, processing required local/state/federal reports, and data entry related to student/alumni/employer surveys.

  • Assist with student recruitment activities and other college events.

  • Greet visitors/prospect students and answer phone calls to Student Services office, provide initial information regarding programs/enrollment processes, and direct them to the appropriate staff for further information (counselor/recruiter or financial aid).

  • Other duties as assigned.



Application Deadline


Required Qualifications

  • Technical degree required, Bachelor’s Degree from a regionally-accredited college or university preferred
  • Minimum of five (5) years of office experience
  • Intermediate-to-Expert level knowledgeable of MS Office application programs.
  • Prior experience with a Student Information Management System preferred (SIMS and/or BANNER Student)


Deadline:  Applications are accepted until December 21, 2018. Anticipated start date for position is February 1, 2019. This is a new position – applicants for any previous positions will need to reapply.  


Employment Application can be found on our college website

Completed TCAT Employment Application, Cover Letter, and Resume can be mailed/emailed to:


Tennessee College of Applied Technology Jackson

Attn: Sherry Winberry

2468 Technology Center Drive

Jackson, TN 38301


The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Jackson is an

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate

on the basis of sex, race, handicap, or national origin.

Minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.


Salary Range

Commensurate with qualifications, experience, education, and in accordance with the guidelines established by the Tennessee Board of Regents. Background check is required on all new employees.